Public services for businesses
Public services for businesses are available in English as follows:
Face-to-face: with various business service operators via the Enterprise Finland network. Descriptions of the operators’ services and information about service channels are available at suomi.fi/company.
Enterprise Finland is a collaboration concept of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment and the operator network of public services for businesses. The aim is to provide companies with services and advice at the various stages of their lifecycle.
Suomi.fi/company online service
Suomi.fi/company online service offers companies and start-ups up-to-date information about establishing and operating a business, business services tools, and other useful services and resources.
The Suomi.fi/company contains information relevant at the various stages of business activities. It advises users on how to start, expand and develop their business, and it provides information about various related services, making it easier for users to find the details and the contacts they need.
Publicity and presentation material concerning Suomi.fi/company is available at vrk.fi/viestintamateriaalit-yritystoimijoille.
My Enterprise Finland online workspace
My Enterprise Finland is an online workspace that offers key services for businesses in a single, easy-to-use package. The workspace can be customised for your line of business, locality and interests.
My Enterprise Finland will launch a new design and user experience in 2018.
The Enterprise Finland network includes both national and regional organisations. The countrywide Enterprise Finland network includes the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment, Finnvera, the Finnish Patent and Registration Office, Finnish Industry Investment, Business Finland (Tekes and Finpro merged on 1 January 2018), the Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment, the Employment and Economic Development Offices, and the Tax Administration. The network also includes regional business services from across Finland.
Enterprise Finland concept in transition
The Enterprise Finland concept will be revised gradually as of the start of 2018. The first revised service, suomi.fi/company, was launched on 9 January 2018. The Enterprise Finland telephone service (available only in Finnish and Swedish) continues with the same telephone numbers. Other electronic tools related to Enterprise Finland were upgraded at the start of the year or will be improved later in 2018. Collaboration with the network partners will continue under Enterprise Finland and will be further developed from 2018 onwards to meet the needs of the regional government reform in 2020.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment is in charge of the further development of Enterprise Finland in collaboration with organisations and stakeholders in its administrative branch. Together with the Population Register Centre it is also responsible for development of the suomi.fi/company online service.